Gajendra Singh's suicide: Centre may order larger probe, says government
Gajendra Singh's suicide: Centre may order larger probe, says government

Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday that there was no link between Gajendra Singh's case, the farmer who allegedly committed suicide at an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rally, and the amended Modi government's Land Acquisition Bill.

Farmer suicide was AAP drama which turned into tragedy: RSS

 The RSS has alleged that farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide was a "drama" enacted by AAP which turned out to be a "tragedy", and advised the party to take right lessons from the incident.

Plea in SC for probe into hanging of farmer during AAP rally

Days after a farmer from Rajasthan allegedly hanged himself during an Aam Aadmi Party rally here, a PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a court-monitored judicial probe into the incident that took place in full public view.

AAP conducts public meetings for budget preparation

The Aam Aadmi Party government on Saturday conducted public meetings in six constituencies in the second phase of its participatory budgeting exercise in Delhi.

Amit Shah meets deceased farmer Gajendra Singh's family

BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday met the family of Gajendra Singh, the farmer who allegedly committed suicide at an Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi, at Nangal Jhamarwada village of Dausa district.

Delhi government to name scheme after Gajendra Singh

 The Delhi government on Saturday said it has decided to name its scheme of providing compensation to farmers whose crop has been destroyed after farmer Gajendra Singh who committed suicide at an AAP rally here recently.

Farmer attempts suicide in UP

A 50-year-old farmer allegedly tried to commit suicide by hanging himself from a tree in front of the office of Irrigation Department here but was prevented from doing so by the officials.

No 'kisan' in 'jai jawan jai kisan' slogan now: Akshay Kumar
No 'kisan' in 'jai jawan jai kisan' slogan now: Akshay Kumar

Superstar Akshay Kumar feels the recent suicide by farmer Gajendra Singh at an Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi is "disheartening" as we have forgotten the kisan (farmer) in "jai jawan jai kisan" catchphrase.

Farmer's suicide: Arvind Kejriwal apologises; Gajendra Singh's family demands CBI probe
Farmer's suicide: Arvind Kejriwal apologises; Gajendra Singh's family demands CBI probe

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said he erred by not stopping his speech at a party rally in the national capital where a Rajasthani farmer killed himself, even as he and the AAP reached out to the distraught family.

Turf war escalates in farmer suicide probe

The turf war between the Delhi Government and the Centre on the farmer's suicide escalated on Friday with the magisterial probe ordered by the state going ahead with its work despite Delhi Police refusing cooperation.

AAP lines up second round of participatory budgeting discussions

 Taking forward its participatory budgeting exercise, the ruling AAP will hold the second instalment of its public consultations over the coming weekend covering 11 constituencies spread across Delhi.

AAP should cooperate with Delhi Police for its ''monumental blunder'': BJP
AAP should cooperate with Delhi Police for its ''monumental blunder'': BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said the unfortunate death of Gajendra Singh during the rally at Jantar Mantar has put the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in dock and added that the Arvind Kejriwal-led government should cooperate with the Delhi Police in the investigation of the matter to avoid any conflict.

BJP sweeps SDMC mayoral polls, AAP MLAs give it a miss

Ruling BJP on Friday trounced rival Congress by winning the post of Mayor and Deputy Mayor in the South Delhi Municipal Corporation with comfortable margins, even as all five AAP MLAs chose to give the high-stake mayoral polls in the civic body a miss.

Another farmer commits suicide in Rajasthan due to crop damage

Amid the rising uproar caused by the suicide of a Rajasthan farmer at an AAP rally on Wednesday, another farmer on Friday committed suicide by hanging himself from tree here in Khairabad area, police said here.

Rajasthan farmer's family demands CBI probe into his death

The family of farmer Gajendra Singh, who committed suicide at an AAP rally in Delhi, on Friday demanded an CBI probe into the circumstances leading to his death.

Man who winked at me said he was mentally challenged: Alka Lamba

Aam Aadmi Party ( AAP) MLA Alka Lamba has revealed that the man who stared and winked at her on Thursday near the Town Hall had said that he was mentally challenged.

Need impartial probe into farmer's suicide: BJP MP

BJP MP Bhupendra Yadav said on Friday an "impartial probe" is needed into the suicide of farmer Gajendra Singh, who hanged himself from a tree during a rally of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).

Kejriwal's apology will not bring back my son: Gajendra Singh's father

Following the public suicide of farmer Gajendra Singh in the national capital, his father on Thursday refused to accept Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's apology for continuing with his speech after the incident.

Arvind Kejriwal is 'king of blame games', says BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday labelled Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as a 'king of blame-games' and said that the Aam Aadmi Party chief's politics has been focused only on allegations and acquisitions.

Gajendra Singh suicide case: 'Insensitive' AAP blaming others, says Congress

The Congress party on Friday accused the Aam Aadmi Party of 'insensitiveness' with respect to the farmer Gajendra Singh's death, alleging that the Arvind Kejriwal-led party was shifting blame of his suicide on to others.